Articles and Comments By Stuart Reed
Experts React: On JBS Foods Hack Must Prompt Supply Chain Cyber Protection
June 02 , 2021 by Stuart Reed
The attack on JBS is yet another example of the surging threat posed by ransomware, and a stark remi...
Chinese Government Hackers Compromise Dozens of U.S. Government Agencies - Expert Statement
April 22 , 2021 by Stuart Reed
This is another very worrying attack focused on a zero-day vulnerability with no patch. That means t...
Why To Codecov Breach? Experts Weigh In
April 20 , 2021 by Stuart Reed
The Codecov breach, much like the Solarwinds incident, did not come out of the blue and should not b...
Cybersecurity Expert Insight: SITA Data Breach
March 10 , 2021 by Stuart Reed
News of a major breach involving passenger data is the latest in a series of disappointing security...
Hacker Breached Florida Treatment Plant To Poison The Water Supply
February 09 , 2021 by Stuart Reed
The attack against Oldsmar\'s water supply is precisely the kind of assault on critical national inf...
Intel Latest Hack - Industry Comment
January 25 , 2021 by Stuart Reed
This incident is a stark reminder of the impact a cyber-attack can have on a business. Intel should...
Cyber Criminals Publish More Than 4,000 Stolen Sepa Files
January 25 , 2021 by Stuart Reed
Great credit should be given to Sepa who followed the \'gold standard\', set by Norsk Hydro in 2019,...
US Treasury Cyber Attack
December 14 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
The growing list of significant breaches underlines the fact that cybercrime knows no boundaries and...
Cyber Security Predictions 2021: Experts' Responses
December 09 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
There is no question that COVID-19 has had far reaching and long-lasting impacts on the way people d...
Experts On Manchester United Hit By 'Sophisticated' Cyber Attack
November 23 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
Large sports organisations are a prime target for cyber criminals. Earlier this year the National Cy...
Experts Reacted On News: British Airways Fined £20m For Data Breach
October 19 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
While the size of the fine may be smaller than many people expected, the impact on the airline in te...
Cybersecurity Experts Reacted On Hackney Council Cyber Attack
October 13 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
At a time when local councils are spending much of their time focused on issues relating to COVID-19...
The Marriott Subject To Lawsuit After Data Breach - Industry Comment
August 19 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
The news of an impending lawsuit against The Marriott is the latest in a series of blow suffered by...
Experts comments on Ritz hotel targeted by scammers
August 17 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
Yet again, another well-known brand is at the heart of a cyber attack involving customer data. It ap...
Twitter confirms spear-phishing attack on employees
July 31 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
As suspected, this breach resulted from social engineering – hackers preying on human vulnerabilit...
Experts On Russian Hackers Target Covid-19 Vaccine Research
July 17 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
Throughout the pandemic we have continued to see strong demand for our services from businesses, who...
Experts Insight On Major US Twitter Accounts Hacked in Bitcoin Scam
July 16 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
The biggest and most technically adept companies in the world continue to become victims of these ty...
Industry Leaders And Cybersecurity Experts Insight On Marriott International Data Breach
April 01 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
News today that Marriott has been hit again by a security breach raises the question of what should...
Tech Giant GE Discloses Data Breach - Experts Reaction
March 27 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
The General Electric data breach demonstrates that even if your organisation has good cybersecurity...
North Carolina City And County Shut Down After Ryuk Ransomware Attack - Expert Commentary
March 11 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
The Ryuk ransomware has struck again but this time its victim has learned from the mistakes of the p...
Experts Insight On News: Virgin Media Data Breach Affects 900,000 People
March 06 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
Despite repeated high profile cases of companies failing to secure their servers properly this is cl...
Experts Insight On Ransomware Attack Forces U.S. Gas Pipeline To Shut Down
February 20 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
A natural gas pipeline having to shut down for two days from a spear-phishing attack is yet another...
Expert Reaction On Estee Lauder Data Exposure
February 14 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
The latest Estée Lauder breach highlights an issue that is often overlooked when a breach occurs: t...
Security Experts Analysis Of FBI Crime Report
February 13 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
Data from the internet crime complaint centre revealing that criminals netted $3.5bn from crimes rep...
Major Flaw In Windows 10 Discovered By The NSA - Experts Reactions
January 15 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
The existence of this vulnerability serves as a reminder of just how important it is to have process...
Response Comment: Travelex Foreign Currency Website STILL Down After 4 Days Following Cyber Attack
January 08 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
The ongoing attack against Travelex is arguably the worst case scenario for how crippling ransomware...
Comment: Ransomware Attack Takes US Maritime Base Offline
January 03 , 2020 by Stuart Reed
Ransomware was one of the most disruptive forms of cyber attack in 2019 and it seems that this will...
267M Facebook User IDs, Phone Numbers And Names Exposed Online - Expert Commentary
December 23 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
The 267 million Facebook users who had their names and personal phone numbers exposed to potential h...
1 Billion Email And Password Combinations Leaked - Expert Comment
December 13 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
While the news of another unsecured server is concerning, the immediate worry here is how many passw...
UK General Election Security Angle - Expert Comments
December 09 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
With both US and UK elections on the horizon, cyber threats have never been so significant. Unlike w...
2020 Cybersecurity Landscape: 100+ Experts' Predictions
December 04 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
In 2020, we will see the cyber industry redesigned in some key areas. Malware will undoubtedly evolv...
Cyberattack On UK Labour Party System - Experts Reactions
November 13 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
The news of a ‘large-scale cyber attack’ on the Labour Party’s digital platforms really comes...
Experts Reactions On North Korean Malware Found On Indian Nuclear Plants Network
October 31 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
Critical national infrastructure is a lucrative target for cyber hackers. Not only can an attack dis...
DoorDash Data Breach Impacts 4.9M Users - Experts Comments
September 30 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
The DoorDash data breach demonstrates how careful companies need to be when selecting partners and u...
US Utility Firms Targeted By Spear-phishing Campaign - Comments
September 25 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
This string of attacks against utility firms in the US demonstrates the constant threat critical nat...
Experts Comments: Personal Records Of Most Of Ecuador's Population Leaked
September 17 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
The huge breach of Ecuador citizen data not only raises questions around how secure government syste...
Experts Dots On Massive Database Of Facebook Users' FB IDs And Phone Numbers Found Online - On An Unprotected Server
September 06 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
The leak of 419 million Facebook records demonstrates the personal privacy risks of placing confiden...
Teletext Holidays Data Breach Exposes 212,000 Customer Call Recordings
September 04 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
The use of cloud services such as Amazon Web Services have become ubiquitous in recent years, and or...
Industry Comment: Passwords Can Be Reset, Biometrics Can't
August 15 , 2019 by Stuart Reed
23 gigabytes of data and 30 million records being leaked, including highly sensitive biometric data,...